Social Media a Double-Edged Sword for Students With Disabilities, Study Finds

Students with disabilities were more likely to be both victims and perpetrators of cyberbullying, according to a study from the Ruderman Family Foundation. The post Social Media a Double-Edged Sword for Students With Disabilities, Study Finds appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Social Media a Double-Edged Sword for Students With Disabilities, Study Finds

Embrace Training in ED and HigherEd

I’m sure it happens to you.  There you are at work, when you ask yourself, how would Plato handle it? What would Peter the Great do in this situation with your missing lunch, that was there just an hour ago waving at you in the fridge? Perhaps in the next few weeks you will visit one of the hundreds of thousands of web sites that are filled with educational theory. Theory that sounds great on paper virtual or otherwise, but never really worked out so well in the classroom. It was boring.  It sounded like it was spoken on Venus.  … Continue reading Embrace Training in ED and HigherEd

Districts Often Out of Touch with Teachers’ Biggest Tech Needs, Survey Finds

A recent report from Common Sense Media reveals that teachers don’t feel they have the right tech for their classrooms. The post Districts Often Out of Touch with Teachers’ Biggest Tech Needs, Survey Finds appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Districts Often Out of Touch with Teachers’ Biggest Tech Needs, Survey Finds

Review: NILE Technology-assisted Language Learning course

I took the MA module in Technology-assisted Language Learning through NILE back in 2017. Here are some thoughts on the course (views my own). Overview […] The post Review: NILE Technology-assisted Language Learning course appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Review: NILE Technology-assisted Language Learning course

Bigger Deals, Bigger Bets: EdTech Venture Funding Trends Continue in 2018

By Jon Thomas and Spencer Wu With more than 4 billion users now connected to the internet, 50% of the global population (Forbes, December 2018), […] The post Bigger Deals, Bigger Bets: EdTech Venture Funding Trends Continue in 2018 appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Bigger Deals, Bigger Bets: EdTech Venture Funding Trends Continue in 2018

Quieten down your class with this website!

CLASSCRAFT is a brilliant website which has a variety of features.  My favourite is the ‘Classroom Noise Volume Meter‘!  It has certainly quietened my pupils […] The post Quieten down your class with this website! appeared first on e-Learning Feeds. Powered by WPeMatico Continue reading Quieten down your class with this website!